William Hollister, Obituary/Death NoticePorter County obituaries and death notices . . . .

William Hollister

On the 4th inst. at his residence in Valparaiso, William Hollister in the 59th year of his age. The deceased was born in Tioga Co., New York, August 30th, 1824, and was the youngest of nine children, all of whom are now dead but one. He came to Porter county in the year 1838. Was married to Miss Harriet Hunt October 1st, 1851, by whom there were born to them five children, three of whom survive him. He leaves his wife with these three children to mourn their loss. The funeral services were conducted by Elder E. S. Riley in the Baptist church on the 6th inst., after which his remains were taken and laid in the Blachly's burying ground, four miles west of Valparaiso.

Newspaper: Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: June 14, 1883
Volume Number: 27
Issue Number: 24
Page: 2
Column(s): 2

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

The obituaries and death notices appearing on this website have been transcribed exactly as they were originally published in the newspaper. Please note that we do not provide photocopies or digital scans of obituaries and death notices appearing on this website.

Obituary/death notice transcribed by Steven R. Shook


CSS Template by Rambling Soul